A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 259 km SE of Akutan, Alaska (161 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude -163.0125 West, latitude 52.4901 North, depth = 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/01/20 / 2020-01-19 08:21:07 / January 19, 2020 @ 8:21 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: ak020vk3l3u, us60007mve. Unique identifier: us60007mve. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:21:07 / 9:21 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 259 km SE of Akutan, Alaska.
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